|NBA Experience||4 seasons|
|Born||November 14, 1975|
|HS||North Miami Beach|
|College||Florida International University|
Dedric Taylor is entering his fourth NBA season having officiated 158 regular-season games as an NBA referee. Taylor joined the staff after four seasons as a referee in the NBA D-League already having officiated 12 regular season NBA games as a non-staff official.
Additionally, Taylor officiated in numerous college conference including the SEC, Sunbelt, Southern, MEAC, ASUN and Conference USA.
Before becoming a full time NBA Official, Taylor worked as and Athletic Specialist for the City of North Miami Beach Parks & Recreation Dept. before deciding to become a full time driver for UPS were he worked for the last 13 years.
When not working he enjoys spending time with his family, fishing, and playing golf.